Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar have collaborated to work together in Shankar’s science-fiction drama 2.0, one of the most-anticipated films of the year. Bollywood star Akshay Kumar has expressed on multiple occasions that he is a big fan of Rajinikanth, just like the rest of the India. 2.0 is the sequel to 2010 blockbuster
Akshay, in a recent interview said that the Rajinikanth is the only one in Indian film industry who has got swag. Khiladi kumar enjoyed being on the sets of the movie alongside south India superstar. PadMan actor said that he even enjoyed getting punched by Rajinikanth.
Akshay, who will be seen as the main villain of the movie, said that he has thoroughly enjoyed working with the real ‘Thalaivaa’. Akshay said “Once, we were just sitting on the set, waiting for the next shot and he (Rajinikanth) brushed some dirt off his pants. The entire unit was awestruck by how stylishly he did it. Everything he does is so stylish. I even enjoyed getting punched by him,”
Talking about playing an antagonist in 2.0, Akki said, “Many people asked me why I wanted to play a villain and I told them, ‘Why not?’ A hero exists only when there’s a villain. I had never imagined that I would be part of the costliest Indian film.”
‘Robot’ featured Rajinikanth and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in the lead, however, Amy Jackson has replaced Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in this film.